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  1. Grapevine: Don't forget to dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... from a broader perspective and work in a team, and that this was the path to new initiatives and leadership. Shimon Peres, a former president and prime minister who is an IDC honorary fellow, told the graduates it didn't matter if they forgot some ...

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  2. Anger as Peres exits ZF dinner for sushi supperRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jewish Chronicle

    Shimon Peres skipped the kosher main course at the Zionist Federation gala dinner to dine at a central London Japanese restaurant, the JC understands. The former Israel president - who is believed to have been paid a six-figure sum to attend last week's fundraiser - left immediately after conducting an on-stage interview with an Israeli-Arab journalist in front of the 900 guests.

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  3. In Jerusalem, examining global press freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... the United States for his frequent television appearances as the confident spokesman for the Yitzhak Rabin and Shimon Peres governments in the years Israel negotiated agreements with the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Kingdom of Jordan. ...

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  4. APNewsBreak: Quartet Mideast envoy Tony Blair resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    In this Tuesday, July 15, 2014 file photo, former British Prime Minister and Mideast envoy Tony Blair gestures as he speaks during joint statements with Israel's President Shimon Peres at the President's residence in Jerusalem. Blair on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, stepped down from his post as the international community's Mideast envoy, officials said, ending a term that began with great promise but which struggled to deliver dramatic changes in its quest to promote peace between Israel and the Palestinians.

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  5. Quartet Mideast envoy Tony Blair resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    Quartet Mideast envoy Tony Blair resigns Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Wednesday stepped down as the international community's Mideast envoy, officials said. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1HLUN6X Former British Prime Minister and Mideast envoy Tony Blair gestures as he speaks during joint statements with Israel's President Shimon Peres at the President's residence in Jerusalem on July 15, 2014.

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  6. Israelis Try Realism; Obama and the Palestinians Don't Like It.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Commentary Magazine

    ... to attempt to clean house in the foreign ministry when a new minister takes office. Left-wingers like Shimon Peres and Tzipi Livni, ensured no opposition by appointing someone they trusted. Netanyahu, who retains the foreign minister portfolio for ...

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  7. EuropeHungarian University Makes Holocaust Education MandatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... was filmed ordering the hanging of effigies of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and former president Shimon Peres in protest against the conflict. Earlier this month, meanwhile, a Hungarian prosecutor ordered a man to read up on the ...

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  8. Aziz leaves post as director of UK Zionist FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Jerusalem Post

    ... applause when he briefly spoke at the ZF's annual dinner held early this month, their largest yet, with guest Shimon Peres. Having long fostered the relationship with the JNF, Aziz accepted an offer to become its new CEO. "After many years, I have ...

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  9. White House: No 'Plan B' If Congress Fails To Act On Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Switched

    ... by Pete Souza) June 13, 2012: President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama wave goodbye to President Shimon Peres of Israel on the North Portico of the White House following the Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony and dinner in his honor, ...

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  10. World needs tech - even GMO - to produce food, say advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Times of Israel

    Former president Shimon Peres examines experimental plants produced by the Israeli agritech firm Evogene, on a visit to the company's headquarters, July 15, 2013. There's a dichotomy running through Western society today when it comes to eating food, and producing it.

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  11. Rambam Medical Center's AID seminar aims to save lives in Africa, create goodwill abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Jerusalem Post

    ... and will showcase the latest medical innovations and give host to leaders in medicine. Former president Shimon Peres and emeritus Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdom Lord Jonathan Sacks will receive the summit's highest honor -- the 2015 Rambam Award ...

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  12. German FM Steinmeier, Ninth Israeli President Peres Among Dignitaries ...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | PressReleasePoint

    ... her role in establishing an international status for Israeli cinema. , who will also deliver a public address. Shimon Peres will be honored for his outstanding contributions to the State of Israel, the pursuit of peace, higher education, and science ...

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  13. Pope Francis and the PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | American Thinker

    ... between the parties. In June 2014 he hosted a prayer meeting at the Vatican between the Israeli President, Shimon Peres, and President Abbas. The Pope told the two leaders that this was "a great sign of brotherhood which you offer as children of ...

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  14. Middle East, 1:32 AMPeres: There is a Majority in Israel for 'Two-State Solution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former President Shimon Peres visited Jordan on Friday, where he claimed that that there is a "clear majority" in Israel for the so-called "two-state solution". Addressing reporters on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum and quoted by Jordan's official Petra news agency, Peres called on all stakeholders to support on one hand the renew of the negations for peace.

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  15. Peres: There is a Majority in Israel for 'Two-State Solution'Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former President Shimon Peres visited Jordan on Friday, where he claimed that that there is a "clear majority" in Israel for the so-called "two-state solution". Addressing reporters on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum and quoted by Jordan's official Petra news agency, Peres called on all stakeholders to support on one hand the renew of the negations for peace.

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  16. Abbas: Israeli settlement expansion blocks any peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ynetnews

    ... slightly back tracked. Speaking at the same conference on the shores of the Dead Sea, former Israeli President Shimon Peres said most Israelis nonetheless supported the principle of a Palestinian state. Asked about the possibility that the world ...

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  17. Peres: 'Clear majority wants two-state solution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ynetnews

    Former President Shimon Peres spoke at a global economic conference in Jordan Friday saying, "In Israel, a clear majority wants a two-state solution for two peoples." He added that, "Reaching an agreement is possible, necessary, and urgent.

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  18. Abbas: Israel settlement expansion blocks any peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times of Israel

    Former president Shimon Peres shakes hands with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on the opening day of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa 2015, taking place in the Dead Sea resort of Shuneh, Jordan, on May 22, 2015. SOUTHERN SHUNEH, Jordan - Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Israel was standing in the way of any peace deal because it was perpetuating its "military occupation" and kept "expanding settlements."

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  19. Peres says 'clear majority of Israelis back two states,' urges immediate resumption of talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Jerusalem Post

    Shimon Peres, Israel's nonagenarian former president and forever elder statesman, told a gathering of Middle Eastern leaders in Jordan on Friday that "a clear majority of Israelis favor a two-state solution" to the conflict with the Palestinians. In a news conference during which he fielded questions from dozens of journalists from the Arab world, Peres said that "arriving at a diplomatic resolution is possible, necessary, and urgent."

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  20. Shimon Peres to Meet with King Abdullah, Al Sisi and Abbas in JordanRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former president Shimon Peres departed this morning for an international economic conference taking place in Jordan, during which he will be meeting with Jordah's King Abullah II, Egyptian President Abdel al-Sisi, as well as Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.

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